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  • Best places to import 4K Blu-ray from?

    It's sometimes possible to save a few pounds by importing as well as the fact you can get discs earlier and with different content on them in other regions so where's the best place to import from, nowadays? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 8, 2018 at 1:46 PM

  • Has anyone given up 4K Blu-ray for Streaming?

    With the quality of video available to stream from the likes of iTunes, Netflix and Amazon plus the expense of physical media, has anyone actually given up buying discs since the quality of the streams are so good? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 4, 2018 at 9:27 AM

  • Should phones be banned in the cinema?

    Are you OK with people using their smartphones when you go to the cinema or should they be summarily banned? Come and join the discussion

    by AVForums, Aug 4, 2018 at 9:27 AM

  • Best video headset?

    Can you recommend a video headset - VR or not - to be used for 2D and 3D movie watching? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 3, 2018 at 7:46 AM

  • What's a good 4k TV to use as a PC monitor?

    Can you recommend a large-ish TV to replace 2/3 PC monitors. It needs to be Ultra HD, have accurate colours and 4:4:4 Chroma resolution. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 3, 2018 at 7:46 AM

  • What can be done about sunlight on TV screen?

    Is there anything that can be done about bright sunlight washing out TV images, bar the obvious solution of drawing the curtains? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 2, 2018 at 7:52 AM

  • Power Cable Upgrades - Yay or Nay?

    Is it really worth upgrading your mains cables to improve the performance of your Hi-Fi equipment or is the idea a bit of a nonsense? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 2, 2018 at 7:51 AM

  • Are we paying too much for our mobile phones?

    Here's a question for you: in terms of getting value for money, for the functionalities you make use of on a smartphone, are you over-spending on the tech when something more budget would do just fine? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 1, 2018 at 2:57 PM

  • Are laser projectors worth the extra?

    Laser technology is beginning to shake up the home projector market but, naturally, there's a price premium to pay for the new technology. Is it worth the extra money with its current performance? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Aug 1, 2018 at 8:37 AM

  • Help to choose a suitable turntable?

    Can you recommend a turntable that would do justice to an existing setup comprising a Cambridge Audio CXC CD Transport; a Roksan K3 DAC; a Yamaha AS-1100 amplifier and KEF R500 Floor standing speakers? Come and join the discussion

    by AVForums, Jul 30, 2018 at 8:46 AM

  • AVR that pass 4K HDR from PS4?

    Following some frustrations with inconsistencies with a Denon AV Receiver, a PS4 Pro and a Sony XE93 one member is looking for an AVR that works with that setup without issue. What advice can you offer - is it really the AVR or is the problem...

    by AVForums, Jul 29, 2018 at 6:14 AM

  • How to run cables in walls with solid insulation?

    Can you help a fellow member who is looking to wall mount their new TV and needing to run a couple of HDMI cables and the power lead through solid foam insulation. Anyone done this? Any tips/tricks/pointers? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 28, 2018 at 10:24 PM

  • Are 4K Blu-rays too expensive?

    With a typical market entry price of £24.99, Ultra HD Blu-ray certainly can seem expensive so are the high prices putting you off growing a collection? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:33 PM

  • Why are my home network speeds so slow?

    With a Sky router, homeplugs and a Gigabit NAS in the chain why is one of our members only seeing transfer speeds of up to 10MB/s when they should be much faster? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:33 PM

  • Is my TV or Blu-ray Player at fault?

    Can you help diagnose why one of members' TV is switching AV input, mid movie, while watching Blu-ray discs. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:32 PM

  • Amp for use with TV and Hi-Fi?

    Balancing audio amplification between video and Hi-Fi sources isn't always that easy if you want to maintain optimum quality so which amps are suitable for that?

    by AVForums, Jul 27, 2018 at 7:25 AM

  • Are 4K TV's inferior at showing 1080P content?

    Does it necessarily have to be the case that 1080p TVs are better at showing native 108op content than Ultra HD models? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 24, 2018 at 11:15 AM

  • Freeview PVR similar to SKY+?

    Which Freeview/Freesat PVRs offer a Sky-like experience for free to air television with features such as Series Link and the rest. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 23, 2018 at 6:22 PM

  • How to install Windows 10 on SSD?

    As per the title, can you advise a member who is struggling to install Windows 10 on their solid state drive? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 23, 2018 at 8:54 AM

  • How to build a gaming PC?

    Can you help a fellow novice AVForums member spec and build their own gaming PC for under £2,000? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 22, 2018 at 12:19 PM

  • How to find 4K content on Amazon Prime Video?

    Amazon Prime Video doesn't always make it abundantly clear where it keeps its Ultra HD 4K HDR shows and movies so just how do you find it? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 20, 2018 at 10:20 AM

  • Can 5.1 work with a corner sofa?

    Is it an impossibility to get half decent surround sound with a corner sofa set up as the speakers won't be behind the listener, more to the left and right? Come and join the discussion,

    by AVForums, Jul 19, 2018 at 9:02 AM

  • Best TV for a really bright room?

    Can you suggest a television for a room that receives a lot of light - it's for a member in Australia - so a good filter and anti-reflective coating are a must. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 17, 2018 at 9:47 PM

  • Best 55-inch 1080p TV?

    Not everyone wants or needs to join in with the UHD revolution so what are the best Full HD TVs currently on the market? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 17, 2018 at 7:39 AM

  • How to DIY NAS?

    What tips can you share with a member looking to build their own network storage solution in terms of both hardware and software to use? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 16, 2018 at 11:31 AM

  • Best way to send Sky TV to more than one room?

    What's the best/easiest way to distribute pictures from a Sky HD box to up to three separate rooms? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 11, 2018 at 7:22 AM

  • Best speaker cable for valve amplifier?

    Are there any special rules when it comes to choosing cable for a valve amp or do the usual considerations apply? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 11, 2018 at 7:21 AM

  • What's the best 4K player for Dolby Vision?

    What are the best Ultra HD Disc Players on the market, specifically with the intention of playing Dolby Vision discs..Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 10, 2018 at 7:47 AM

  • Is a 3.0 Audio Setup better than a 2.0 one?

    One AVForums member is thinking of adding a centre speaker to their existing stereo pair. Is it worth doing or are you better sticking with two speakers? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 6, 2018 at 6:17 AM

  • How hot is too hot for AV gear?

    With all the hot weather we're currently having, at what point should you start to worry about frying your kit? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jul 4, 2018 at 9:44 AM

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